Grand Canyon 2018
May 21-31, 2018
$1,999 from Baton Rouge
Escorted by Nancy Horn
$100 Deposit Required
Final Payment Due Apr. 10
Itinerary & Registration
Take a Trip Out West
Highlights include the Grand Canyon, both North and South rims, Zion Canyon, Bryce Canyon, Oak Creek Canyon, Palo Duro Canyon, Antelope Canyon, Monument Valley, Santa Fe, Painted Desert, Petrified Forest, Four Corners and a Lake Powell cruise.
Day 1, Mon., May 21– Abilene, Texas – Early morning departure from Zachary and Baton Rouge. Pick-ups along I-10 to Lafayette, I-49 to Shreveport, I-20 through Dallas to Abilene for overnight.
Day 2, Tues., May 22 – Albuquerque, Mexico – Journey through Lubbock, Clovis, Ft. Sumner, New Mexico. Then on to Albuquerque for
Day 3, Wed., May 23 – Flagstaff, Arizona – We cross into Arizona and stop at a natural wonder, the Petrified Forest National Park, one of the most spectacular displays of petrified wood in the world. Visit the colorful area known as the Painted Desert. Overnight at Flagstaff.
Day 4, Thurs., May 24 – Grand Canyon – Morning visit to Oak Creek Canyon, known for spectacular colors, and the red rock resort of Sedona, setting for many movies. Then to the highlight of our trip – the Grand Canyon, the most beautiful and spectacular canyon in the world. It is 10 miles wide and a mile deep: the awesome panorama will leave you speechless with sheer wonder. We will explore the Southern Rim.
Day 5, Fri., May 25 – Page, Arizona – We will enjoy the IMAX theater presentation of the Grand Canyon. More touring along the Grand Canyon’s rim, enjoying its scenic beauty. Cruise on Lake Powell and the spectacular Antelope Canyon. Overnight in Page.
Day 6, Sat., May 26 – Kanab, Utah –Morning visit to Marble Canyon and the Navajo Bridge. See the colorful Vermilion Cliffs. We
visit the North Rim of the Grand Canyon. Overnight in Kanab, our home for two nights.
Day 7, Sun., May 27– Kanab – Enjoy a beautiful drive to Zion Canyon National Park to see sheer cliffs, huge rock formations and mountains. Many consider Zion the best of the national parks. Afternoon visit to Bryce Canyon National Park and see the spectacular landscape of spires and pinnacles.
Day 8, Mon., May 28– Farmington, New Mexico – We visit Monument Valley where we see spectacular nature – spectacular formations – isolated monoliths of red sandstone towering as much as 1,000 feet above the valley floor. Special guided tour through this unusual landscape. On to Four Corners, the only place in the country where four states meet. Plenty of Indian wares for sale. View Shiprock, which stands 1700 feet above the desert, on the way to Farmington.
Day 9, Tues., May 29 – Santa Rosa, New Mexico –We enjoy several hours mid-day in fabulous Santa Fe, one of the most unusual and interesting places in the U.S. Overnight in Santa Rosa, NM.
Day 10, Wed., May 30 - Wichita Falls, Texas – We stop in the Amarillo area for a visit to the Grand Canyon of Texas – Palo Duro Canyon, with its interesting history. Overnight in Wichita Falls.
Day 11, Thurs., May 31 – Home – Motor coach through Dallas and Shreveport to Baton Rouge
SUPPLEMENTS & REDUCTIONS
Single Supplement: $470
Triple Reduction: $115/person
- Price is per person, double occupancy and includes deluxe motor coach with restroom
- First class accomodations
- Breakfast daily
- Full sightseeing and entrance fees
- Baggage handling
- Taxes and tips including tips for guides, escort and driver
- Tips for personal services such as maid service, meals on your own are not included